Kenya Projects

Dadaab Refugee Camp Book Drive (Sahra Noor, Abdullahi Dahir Mire and Louis Brownstone) - Kenya

Books For Africa is partnering with Abdullahi Mire of the Kenyan CBO Dadaab Book Drive to support refugees in Kenya. The intention of this campaign is to raise funds to ship 22,000 books to start the first working library at Dadaab Refugee Camp. Currently, there is 1 book for every 100 students in school and none for those out of school. Dadaab refugee camp is one of the largest refugee camps that is still home to hundreds of thousands of refugees. While much focus has been given to providing…

Uamani Project (Giving Hands Nonprofit) - Kenya

Books are needed because students either don't have them or they don't have enough, and most students and even adults cannot afford them. They will be used by anyone interested from the community. Our goal is to improve education standards in the neighborhood by stocking the shelves of our new school library. The newly built library at Uamani Primary School will be stocked with books from this project We expect to see improved education/literacy scores at the school, and have more community…